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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 11:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joliet IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Joliet IL
 41.52°N 88.11°W
11:17 pm CDT Aug 18, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 18, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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